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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Loud and noisy in making one's feelings known.

Usage examples (31)
  • The student was extremely vociferous in declaring the winner of the match.
  • CEP is not known as a vociferous critic of foundations so the findings are even that much more damning.
  • I'm sure you are as befuddled by the vociferousness of your detractors as you are by the words "vociferous" and "detractors".
  • If this design came from the Obama campaign it would deserve the kind of vociferous ridicule we saw in response to the Obama seal. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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